Bristol

UK’s Bristol wins laurels for its programmable city initiative

The future-friendly city of Bristol received a notable Internet of Things (IoT) award for its programmable city initiative. Globe Newswire said that the southwest U.K. city recently won the Smart City Award at the World Communications Awards & Internet of Things Awards in London. The city was recognized for its Bristol is Open project, which is […]

How cities can tap into $33B in private funds for innovation

With public infrastructure funding in the U.S. nearly tapped out, a new study says smart city projects could tap into billions in private funds, according to a report by Siemens Financial Services into funding for smart cities. The report found that smaller “SmartStart” projects have the potential to access around $33 billion in private sector asset […]